Finding Inspiration

Totnes, Devon, England

Floating pod in Brixham Marina offers a romantic stay on south Devon coast near cafe's, restaurants and shops. Fabulous views, free wifi and parking.

Key Points

  • Gorgeous harbour views from your deck across the water.
  • Take a stroll down the promenade from the marina to cafes and restaurants.
  • Ask about the owners free parking card.
  • Go for a swim at the beach 5 minutes walk away.
  • There are 2 rooms - an open plan living space (bed, kitchenette, sitting area) and a shower room.
  • A floating pod for 2 guests (you can add 1 child/ infant too) at Baltic Wharf, Totnes.
  • Just a 15 minute drive north and you will arrive at the beautiful Dartmoor where you can hike to your heart's content.


EXTRA CLEAN - The Inspiration is cleaned to an extra high standard for your protection, especially during the Coronavirus and you do have your own facilities on board so you do not need to use any shared facilities. 

PLANNING YOUR DAY OF ARRIVAL AND CHECK IN... There is so much to see and do in the area that you may like to arrive early in the morning to make the most of your day, you can park in the public car park ready for your free parking from 15:00.  You can then enjoy, the coastal walk or a stroll along the promenade whilst stopping in the the cafes and chintzy shops along the way or relax on the blue flat beach...these are all a few minutes leisurely stroll from The Inspiration.   For coming aboard The Inspiration, you have a dedicated check in time of 15:00 and your concierge will be waiting to greet you and show you around at that time.  If you would like a later check in time or you are running late then please do get in touch to reschedule your arrival time on The Inspiration. The owners are looking forward to welcoming you!    

Nestled in the heart of a marina on the English Rivera you will find Inspiration, a beautiful floating pod waiting to welcome you, relax you and inspire you with its beautiful views over the English Riviera. 

Guests can arrive at the Marina Office in Brixham at any time of day or night, as there is someone on security duty at all times. Here you will be greeted by the friendly staff who will show you around. The 24/7 check-in will offers a flexible arrival time for all. There is also a key safe system for guests to access a second key during their stay.

The Inspiration itself is 24 feet long and 9 foot wide. It has just 2 rooms - one is the shower room and the rest is the open-plan living space with sitting area, bedroom and kitchenette. It has many of the things you would expect to find at home including: a small microwave, TV with DVD, internet access, good Wi-Fi, towels, linen and utensils. 


THE INSPIRATION - This is a cosy space and it is finished to a high spec. It is clean, elegant and charming.

THE VIEW - The majority of postcards that you will see of this area have the same gorgeous view that you will have from your deck, the beautiful sea and harbour views.

SWIMMING - You can walk 5 minutes to go for a swim at the closest beach, there is a huge sea pool 10 minutes’ walk away and there are about 10 stunning beaches that are a short drive from the marina.

CAFES & SHOPS – You will find lovely cafes and restaurants as you stroll down the promenade from the marina.

SIGHTSEEING – There are plenty of buses that go from the harbour and there is also a tour bus that will take you around the rest of The English Riviera. The ferry port is a 20 minutes’ walk along the promenade and there you will find the ferries to Dartmouth and Torquay, for nice days out.

RETAIL SHOPPING - There is a big retail park, about 20 minutes by car, if you want to enjoy some shopping.

PARKING DURING YOUR STAY - There is a car park across the street from the marina office. You are welcome to use the owners parking card so that you have easy, free parking for the entire duration of your stay.

EXTRA TIPS FOR A FABULOUS STAY - The Inspiration has the WOW Factor and the owners will help make your stay extra special by providing you with a welcome pack that includes lots of helpful tips on where to go and what to do to have the very best time.


The Inspiration has a toilet and a hot-water shower but you are more likely to want to use the large, private and very nice shower rooms on the marina. As shown in the photos, each private shower room on the marina has a large shower, large mirror, toilet, hair dryer and plenty of space, they even have soft-music-playing and under-floor heating! It is a nice and comfortable set up. This is a just by the marina office and there is also a laundry room for guests and those laundry machines are coin operated.

Please enquire if you have any questions or whether you would like to go ahead and reserve the magical Inspiration.

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Minimum 2 night stay. No pets. Free wifi. 

Add an extra child or infant for no extra charge.



Room Types

Double Ensuite




 Hot water


 Shower room





 Ironing board



 Dining area

Nearby (within 5 miles)


 Pub within walking distance





 Board games



On Arrival

 Included - Linen







Young Children

 Take care - Near water


 Free parking

 Parking not alongside accom

Nearest Airport/s


Content updated on 28th April 2023 by Louise Catterall, Content Editor at QuirkyAccom in collaboration with Pamela Cobb from Finding Inspiration